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Biology Seminars Now Webinars

Biology Seminars Now Webinars

October 15, 2020

Faculty in the biology department are hosting their seminar series as a "webinar" series because all...

Sierra Crane, Senior Mass Communication/Design major

Communications Student Wins ‘Milestone’ Award

October 15, 2020

Senior mass communications and design student Sierra Crane won an Award of Distinction in the international...

Community Feels Impacts of Staff Layoffs, Braces for Faculty Cuts

Community Feels Impacts of Staff Layoffs, Braces for Faculty Cuts

September 30, 2020

The university community is feeling the effects of staff layoffs as it awaits an unknown number of cuts...

University Website Revamped for Prospective Students

University Website Revamped for Prospective Students

September 30, 2020

The university's website revamp is designed to provide greater aesthetic appeal and better user experience. The...

Dr. Owens Named New Interim President

Dr. Owens Named New Interim President

Jack Malone, Reporter

September 16, 2020

Dr. Kathleen Owens is striving to get to know everyone in the community as she serves as the university's...

Misericordia Community Mourns Loss of Faculty Member

Sumansky

Melissa Sgroi

September 16, 2020

The community is remembering Fulbright scholar, business chair, and faculty member Dr. John M. Sumansky...

Linh Nguyen To Leave Multicultural Position

Linh Nguyen To Leave Multicultural Position

May 5, 2020

Linh Nguyen, manager of multicultural inclusion initiatives at Misericordia, has announced she is leaving...

eSports Team Raises Money for Cancer with Gaming

eSports Team Raises Money for Cancer with Gaming

Michael Conway, Reporter

April 29, 2020

The Misericordia eSports season was officially canceled, along with the rest of NCAA sponsored athletics...

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Senior Comm Student Places First at Keystones

March 14, 2020

A senior mass communications and design major student placed first at the Keystone Media Awards for a...

University Brings Back Rotary Club

Mitchell Hall, Reporter

February 27, 2020

University officials made the decision to partner with the Dallas High School Rotary Club earlier this year in order to return a Rotary Club back to campus. The club’s advisors, Heather Fritz and Heidi Manning, along with the club’s president Madison Klopp, sophomore early childhood development and special education major,...

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Student Engagement Brings Back Formal Dance

February 13, 2020

After years of debate, Student Engagement will bring back formal dances. The students and faculty...

Professors Host Book Signing for Award-Winning Book

Kailene Nye, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2020

They’ve taught a class together since 2008 and hosted a pop culture podcast since 2016. Now, they’ve accomplished an even bigger task — they've written a book together. Dr. Patrick Hamilton, associate professor of English, and Dr. Allan Austin, professor of history, have come together once again to co-write “All New,...

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